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Flat roofs: An architect’s dream, a PMP’s nightmare

May 18, 2018 By
Flat roofs have become the “new normal” on many modern building designs, both residential and commercial. They’re becoming common for hospitals, hotels, restaurants, office buildings and warehouses. Although they look stylish and are less expensive to construct, they eventually leak.... Read more»
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Fiction: Crawley McPherson and the gnat outbreak

January 23, 2018 By
Crawley McPherson is a pest management service technician for Peace-of-Mind Pest Services. Read more»
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What are dark-winged fungus gnats?

November 23, 2017 By
Diptera: Sciaridae are also known as root gnats. Read more»
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Q&A: Drain flies, powderpost beetles, honey bees and gnats

November 23, 2016 By
Q: In a hospital sterile area, a janitorial closet has a drain fly problem. A vent stack for the drain system opens about 4 ft. above the floor. The elbow (trap) is dry. I shouldn’t use any pesticides in this... Read more»
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J.T. Eaton & Co.

September 4, 2012 By
The pesticide-free Eaton Stick-A-Fly trap (No. 444) uses a combination sex and food pheromone lure to attract house flies, then trap them on the non-drying glue. It can be used indoors and out. The low-profile design (it looks like a... Read more»
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